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tv   Todays TMJ4 News Live at 1230PM  NBC  September 14, 2016 12:30pm-1:00pm CDT

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that breaking news at 12-30: southbound lanes on i94-- back open after a police chase ends on the racine-kenosha county line. this is video chopper four shot about a half hour ago. you can see deputies surrounded someone driving an older red sedan. we're told deputies did a traffic stop-- but said the driver took after a short chase-- the vehicle was later found to have crashed on the i-94 ramp. another traffic incident on i- 94... a semi is stalled in the middle southbound lane.traffic is flowing around the truck.. you can see they brought a
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governor scott walker governor governor scott walker says he'll keep borrowing for road projects in the next state budget. the state faces a 940- million dollar shortfall to pay for road projects already approved. walker proposed borrowing one-point-three billion dollars for roads in the 20-15.. 20-17 legislators pushed that back to 850 million dollars. a new report shows more than half of milwaukee streets are rated in poor or fair condition.the city anticipates spending 76 million-dollars a year to keep up with street and bridge repairs over the next four years.the county expects to spend about 11-million a year for highways and bridges. space-x is aiming to resume flights in november following a launch pad fire that destroyed a falcon 9 rocket.
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suspended flights while it investigates why the rocket burst into flames on september first at cape canaveral, florida.the company has not said how much damage the blast caused. the clouds will slowly exit southeastern wisconsin today but eventually there will be sunshine for this wednesday. despite the clearing temperatures will be cooler with highs only in the upper 60s and low 70s. a crisp ne wind at 5-10mph is pulling cool air over the area and bringing the chance for a few light lake effect showers or sprinkles. anti-semitic
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sprinkles. anti-semitic graffiti was found in a u-w-madison dormitory over the weekend-- according to a campus spokeswoman.officials said swastikas were drawn on whiteboards of three sellery hall dormitory doors.they said students from another college, who were visiting uw-madison, drew the swastikas. a big honor for the university of wisconsin.it was ranked 10th among public institutions in u-s news and world report's latest college rankings.nearly
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categories. the rankings are based on retention, graduation rates, academic reputation, financial resources and student selectivity. the debate over transgender students and what bathrooms they can use has hit wausau. the city's school district recently adopted federal recommendations that allow transgender students use the bathroom of their chosen gender.parents of current and former students-- are divided. "one of the things i think is important is they are only guidelines, it's not a "it's very vague and it basically throws open the doors to individuals taking advantage of this policy in so many ways."the wausau school board says it will take another look at the rules regarding transgender students and bathrooms later this month. a new bat species has been discovered in wisconsin for the first time in more than 60 years.d-n-r officials say researchers discovered the new
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bat, living in hollow trees in rock county.the department's natural heritage conservation species says a new discovery for mammals is significant because they are already highly studied. manitowoc city leaders say their deer population is causing damage and problems for property owners and drivers. leaders say in the past three years... more than 50 car deer- accidents were reported. now they plan to use "bow hunting" to regulate the overpopulation. the "deer bow" season opens this saturday. is planning to increase the number of refugees accepted into the u-s to at least 110- thousand in 2017.the increase from 85-thousand this year to the plan 110-thousand next year is a more than 57-percent incerase in refugee arrivals since 2015.the u-s refugee police has been a top campaign issue in the presidential election. north korea scoffed at the u-s air force's show of force in
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washington was quote "bluffing and blustering" with the flyover of b-one bombers.north korea claimed friday's nuclear test showed it had a warhead that could be mounted on ballistic missiles.the u-s commander in south korea called the north's nuclear test a quote "dangerous escalation and unacceptable threat."north korea said that it was the u-s that was inflamming tensions. cinemark movie theaters has dropped its request that aurora theater shooting victims pay them thousands in legal fees -- after the victims' unsuccessful lawsuit. cinemarkd to retrieve the nearly 700- thousand dollars it was owed. dozens of victims sued the chain after james holmes opened fire inside the theater killing 12 and injuring 70.the families claimed there was not enough security to stop the gunman from carrying out the july 2012 shooting. investigators say a texas high school student didn't even know the girl who shot her.the shooting happened last thursday at alpine high school. police say a 14-year-old girl brought a handgun to school,
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step-brother before killing herself.instead, police say another student interrupted her in the girls' restroom. that student tried to run, but was hit once by gunfire.the girl with the gun then shot and killed herself. former army intelligence analyst chelsea manning will get the gender reassignment she has been asking for. on friday, the 28-year-old staged a hunger strike.manning ended it tuesday when according to her attorney-- the army agreed to provide the gender transition surgery.manning was born male but revealed after being convicted of espionage she identifies as a woman.no transgender inmate has ever before received gender affirming gender affirming surgical treatment in prison. two people are lucky to be alive after being rescued from their vehicle following a rollover in florida. when responders arrived on the scene, a woman had already been removed from the vehicle by witnesses. the driver had to be rescued by using the jaws of life. police believe the vehicle was hit by another car... or the car caused the crashed vehicle to the crashed vehicle to swerve, hit a curve
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more local news nowit's passport day tomorrow and milwaukee county will offer free passport photos.the free pictures will be offered to milwaukee county residents who submit a new passport application in the county clerk's office, tomorrow from 8:30 to 3:30.non-milwaukee county residents and people renewing their passport can download a coupon for one-dollar off their photos from the county clerk's website. there will be dozens of free tours of historic buildings this weekend for the annual "doors open milwaukee" event. doors open lets you check out more than 150 buildings the pu see. head to our website tmj4 dot com for a for list of stops. the urban ecology center's "hike milwaukee" is this sunday, september 18th.it'll be a fun, urban nature hike along the milwaukee river. today's tmj4 is a sponsor and our staff will be there hiking with you.sign up for the hike via our website: tmj4 dot com. still ahead - we'll get a look at the markets this afternoon... and self driving uber. where the ride-sharing company is debuting this new
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taking a look at the market right now...dow: nasdaq:s and p: resale ticket prices for packers game against the minnesota vikings at u.s. bank stadium have hit new it's prompting a warning from the home team about scammers. the average price for the game sunday night is 447-dollars, surpassed only by the resale price of tickets to major league baseball's all-star game in 2014. the packers take on the vikings sunday night.kick off is at seven-30.you can watch the game right here on today's tmj4-- your official packers station.
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today, uber riders in pittsburgh, taking part in a test program, will be picked up by autonomous vehicles. the fleet of self-driving ford fusions are loaded with features that allow them to navigate on their own, but an uber engineer will be sitting in the driver's seat, just to be on the safe side. uber is the first company in the u-s to make self-driving cars available to the general public. twitter is launching its app on apple t-v, amazon fire tv and microsoft's xbox one.the free apps will feature all live streaming de streams of ten n-f-l thursday night football games. exclusively on apple t-v, viewers can watch live video and check out tweets through a side-by-side video experience. the apps will be available in select markets around the world, starting today. here's a live look outside at... meteorologist jesse ritka is back with the storm
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skies will clear out completely overnight with lows overnight with lows dropping into the 50s across the the 50s across the area. ight winds are expected overnight and with the recent rain there is the chance for some patchy fog.thursday will be a nice september day with mostly sunny skies and highs in the low 70s, though right along lake michigan temperatures will hover in the upper 60s. thursday night and into friday morning as the next storm system approaches, that will a better chance of rain by midday friday.showers and storms are likely friday evening through early saturday morning and rain totals look to be higher than this most recent round, closer to the
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let's take a look at tonight's prime time lineup on tmj4.... at 6:30, it's the mike mccarthy "america's got talent and "blindspot"then it's more local news on live at 10.
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>> abe: yeah, i got the file you emailed. fingerprints and dna match. milo harp is orpheus. i'll make sure both names are on the poster. with any luck, they weren't headed this way. >> eve: you know what? you take the baby. maybe she just needs some last-minute adjustments on the dress. i'll be right back. >> marlena: all right, we'll get the show on the road. [laughs] oh, my gosh. >> brady: [sighs] >> paul: nervous? >> brady: no. maybe a little. no, i mean, i got nothing to be nervous about. i'm marrying the love of my life, the mother of my child. today's a great day, right? [objects clatter] >> eve: oh! oh, god! oh, god! [yelling] [suspenseful music]

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